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The City of Portland, Oregon

Planning and Sustainability

Innovation. Collaboration. Practical Solutions.

Phone: 503-823-7700

Curbside Hotline: 503-823-7202

1900 SW 4th Ave, Suite 7100, Portland, OR 97201

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  • BPS Vision With partners and the community, BPS is trying to change the world…one household, one street, one neighborhood, one district at a time.

  • Smart City PDX Learn how Portland is using data and technology to improve people’s lives.

  • Keep recycling, Portlanders! Portland’s curbside recycling has not changed, despite recent shifts in the international recycling market. Do your part by recycling right and follow the list.

  • Portland Clean Energy Community Benefits Fund In the face of climate change and federal inaction, a new program offers a community-led vision, grounded in justice and equity, that builds citywide resilience and opportunity.

  • Portland’s 2035 Comprehensive Plan, Zoning Maps and Zoning Code pages are now available.

  • A new long-range plan for the Central City went into effect July 9, 2018 Central City 2035 envisions Portland’s urban core as a “center for innovation and exchange.”

  • A Better Way Forward: Portland’s Climate Action Portland’s climate action leaders talk about bold policy, benefits and the road ahead.

  • Safe, healthy, affordable places for all to live

  • 2035 Comprehensive Plan The City’s new long‐range plan will guide growth and development for the next 20 years.

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The Bureau of Planning and Sustainability (BPS) takes action to shape the future of Portland and advance climate protection for a more prosperous, healthy, equitable and resilient city now and for future generations.

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  2. Oct 18

    Calling all nature lovers, boaters, kayakers, paddle boarders, swimmers, hikers, residents and anyone else interested in the future of the Willamette River

    The River Plan / South Reach Discussion Draft ready for review; public comments welcome until November 27, 2019.

  3. Oct 18

    Testify about the Design Overlay Zone Amendments (DOZA)

    Testify to the Planning and Sustainability and Design Commissions about the Design Overlay Zone Amendments (DOZA)

  4. Oct 17

    Safely dispose of prescription drugs and documents on October 26

    Make a stop at this community event to turn in unwanted documents for shredding or prescriptions.

  5. Oct 14

    Autumn means decaying leaves and sad, mushy pumpkins for compost bins

    Fallen leaves and rotting jack-o-lanterns belong in the green bin.

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